Blog by Jim Hawke

15 Home Decor Trends to Look for in 2017

December 29th, 2016


Why wait for spring to revamp your home decor? Whether you’re ready for a total renovation or simply want to add a splash of the newest “it” colour to your bedroom, the new year is the perfect time to freshen up your home. 2017 is already shaping up to be an interesting year for decor, with new unique looks that will be surpassing the old favourites. Here are the top home decor trends that w ...

300 Concession Road 15 East, Tiny, ON

December 28th, 2016

Check out all of the details of this Single Family for sale, 300 Concession Road 15 East, Tiny, ON

Ontario Real Estate Market Strong This Year

December 22nd, 2016

Home Ownership Index at All-Time High, Driven by Improved Perceptions of Real Estate Markets

Perceptions of real estate markets in Ontario remain strong heading into the winter season as the Ontario Home Ownership Index edges to an all-time high of 131 points, according to new research from the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA). 

Driving the positive shift in sentiment are perceived ...

25 Household Hacks to Help You Survive the Winter

December 13th, 2016


With the substantial amounts of snow and cold, there is no doubt that, begrudgingly, winter is here. The battle with winter is a long one, and we often search for anything that can make this season a little easier. Check out these 25 household practices that help you keep warm as the temperatures drop, save time in the freezing mornings before work, and hopefully conserve energy during the da ...

1 Leonard Ave, Penetanguishene, ON

December 12th, 2016

I just sold this House at 1 Leonard Ave, Penetanguishene, ON East of Main.

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315 Scott Street, Midland, ON

December 12th, 2016

I just sold this Single Family at 315 Scott Street, Midland, ON East King.

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85 Maple Street, Victoria Harbour, ON

December 10th, 2016

Great value in this 1 ½ storey home in the heart of Victoria Harbour. 3 good size bedrooms and 2 full baths. Main floor Master with ensuite, main floor laundry, wheelchair accessible and metal roof.

Check out all of the details of this Single Family for sale, 85 Maple Street, Victoria Harbour, ON

306 County Road 93, Midland, ON

December 5th, 2016

I just sold this Lot at 306 County Road 93, Midland, ON .

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172 Limestone Rd, Port McNicoll, ON

December 5th, 2016

I just sold this Single Family at 172 Limestone Rd, Port McNicoll, ON Grandview Beach.

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Shop Local This Holiday Season

December 1st, 2016


It’s officially December, which means the time for Christmas shopping-induced panic is here. Instead of rushing to the big box stores this year, why not check out some of Midland's local shops to check items off your list? Team Hawke has prepared a local Christmas wish list to help you get the perfect something for everyone on your list!


For the Fashionista

Cashmere Blue

Located at 250 King St ...